|Calling All Cars|
Old Time Radio Programs, Calling All Cars
Keywords: Calling All Cars; Old Time Radio
Downloads: 14,912 (2 reviews)
|Street of Memory - Pizor (William M. )|
Vericolor production offering touristic view Olvera Street and the old Mexican quarter in Los Angeles, California.
Keywords: California: Los Angeles; Mexican Americans; Tourism
Downloads: 4,900 (4 reviews)
|Subject: Narcotics - Sanders (Dennis and Terry)|
Produced for police orientation and training, this film presents drug addiction not simply as a crime but as a deepseated social problem. With dramatized sequences of addicts in shooting galleries and excellent footage of pre-renewal downtown Los Angeles, a neighborhood now lost. Produced and directed by renowned filmmakers Denis and Terry Sanders, who wrote this film with Jay Sandrich.
Keywords: Substance abuse: Drugs; California: Los Angeles; Crime and criminals
Downloads: 17,266 (4 reviews)
|Air Transportation - Holmes (Burton) Films, Inc.|
Workings of a commercial airline before air travel became a mass phenomenon.
Keywords: Occupations: Aviation
Downloads: 8,766 (4 reviews)
|Freedom Highway (Part I) - Fairbanks (Jerry) Productions|
A Greyhound bus transports us through the landscape of American mythology. Directed by Harold Schuster. Director of Photography: Jerry Fairbanks. Screenplay: Charles L. Tedford, Leo S. Rosencrans. Film Editor: Milton Kleinberg. Art Director: Theobold Holsopple. Production Supervisor: John McKennon. Musical Supervision: Edward Paul. Assistant Director: Robert Scrivner. With Marshall Thompson (Mysterious Stranger); Tommy Kirk (Jimmy Rollins); Morris Ankrum (Fred Schroder); Angie Dickinson (Mary); ...
Keywords: Patriotism; Transportation: Bus; Travelogues
Downloads: 18,787 (6 reviews)
|Airport, The - Encyclopaedia Britannica Films|
Functions of the modern airport, showing all aspects of airline passenger service.
Keywords: Aviation: Operations; Transportation: Air
Downloads: 16,431 (5 reviews)
|Flying with Arthur Godfrey (Part I) - Fairbanks (Jerry) Productions|
TV host Arthur Godfrey takes controls of a passenger plane to demonstrate airline operations.
Keywords: Aviation: Commercial; Transportation: Air
Downloads: 22,843 (8 reviews)
|6 1/2 Magic Hours - Kahlenberg|
The comfort and delight of transatlantic air travel at the beginning of the jet age.
Keywords: Airline industry; Transportation: Air; Tourism
Downloads: 38,487 (12 reviews)
|A Drive Through Bunker Hill and Downtown Los Angeles, ca. 1940s|
Background process plate produced for an unidentified feature film, shot from an automobile driving through Bunker Hill and downtown Los Angeles. Please help identify the streets and locations.
Keywords: process plates; stock footage; Bunker Hill; Los Angeles; film noir; automobiles; Southern California
Downloads: 38,324 (12 reviews)
This series ran from 6/3/49 to 2/26/57 on NBC at various times and days and starred Jack Webb as Detective Sergeant Joe Friday. Various partners throughout the show's run were Sergeant Ben Romero (Barton Yarborough), Ed Jacobs (Barney Phillips), and Officer Frank Smith (Ben Alexander). Webb was the creator/Director of the series and wanted everything to be as authentic as possible, down to the last sound effect...
Keywords: dragnet; radio; dragnet radio show; jack webb; joe friday
Downloads: 270,545 (10 reviews)
|Bus Driver, The - Encyclopaedia Britannica Films|
Father and son travel by bus from New York to Pittsburgh in the days when bus travel still attracted elite passengers.
Keywords: Transportation: Bus
Downloads: 8,646 (9 reviews)